See the entries below — Jenny Slate will pick a winner on our episode airing the week of December 17th.
Every Year we go out into the woods and try to find a "perfect" tree. It doesn't exist because NATURE! And they always look smaller out in a forest.
These are the many stages of Christmas Tree Hunting.
Our humble tribute to the person we feel best embodies the holiday spirit, Sally Field, and reflecting on what the season is truly all about; celebrating with and inviting strangers or people you think you know into your home
I grew up thinking everything came to life after we left the room. This little angel just wanted to have a fly around the the page before bed. She's happy on the treetop but still needs to flap her wings from time to time. colored pencils on recycled paper, with oragami paper cut out ornaments and a hand drawn angel.
Stop motion is where it's at.
Music: Angels We Have Heard on High performed by the Amor Artis Chamber Choir
(it's better as a Vine loop!)
A simple Jewtorial for all the non-Goyim out there explaining what Chanukkah is all about.
New York, NY
This is the first short film I've ever made! I'm primarily a singer/actor (that's me singing in the background)but decided I'd commit to making my first short with this contest because I feel I have a lot to say about the holidays.
Julia, Seth, and John David
we made it this morning in our neighborhood coffee shop! featuring santa, jingle bells, and a lot of cappuccino foam!
This is a short animation I made to celebrate the winter solstice.
University Heights OH
That first bite of something leavened after Passover. For me, it is always a doughnut, not too long after nightfall.
One man tries to make the best of an awkward New Year's Eve.
New York City
Do women have vas deferens?
Please enjoy 'Christmas Pals', a holiday buddy picture about a father and son on Christmas, full of family, cuddles, and love.
Santa has lost his way, and he's running his elf factory like a sweat shop. In this video, prepare to see the elves under high duress. Will they muster the courage to stand up to Mr. Kringle?
Some people just can't wait for their gifts.
Abbey and Jillian
Our submission is not a typical heartwarming Christmas tale, but a modern twist of two bitter baristas who have to work on Christmas. This drunken tale of friendship is what Christmas is all about.
We are rooommates at Hofstra University in New York studying television production and writing.
New York City
A quick sketch about exchanging gifts with an annoying Christmas couple.
My sister Zoe asked me film this mini-doc about her pre-holiday season workout routine. She's a fitness star
Christian Del Rio
No matter what you celebrate, don’t let the holidays stress you out too much. It really is the thought that counts. Isn’t it?
And whatever you do, don’t buy wrapping paper with glitter on it…
Sometimes you just want to be a cat during the holiday season and sleep the night away.
Well, I wanted to write a Christmas carol that would be as haunting and insidiously contagious as the best, so I tried doing that, and then I animated it.
Hope you enjoy it!